Notícias - Agências de Fomento

13/11/2018 - 11:56
Understanding how early humans developed their capacities of expression which led to emergence of the language which sets us apart from other species was the topic of an article published in the Frontiers in Psychology journal in February this year. Led by researcher Shigeru Miyagawa, a professor...
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13/11/2018 - 11:52
Traditional treatments of industrial effluent, that is, the resulting liquid waste sent out from factories, are mainly based on removing pollutants, and then throwing them in water courses. The search for more sustainable alternatives than that one, which make use of technological advances is the...
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13/11/2018 - 10:30
A study published in the Cancer Research journal from the American Association for Cancer Research reveals a possible therapeutic use of Zika virus, which raised world health authorities’ concern in 2015, when virus infection during pregnancy was linked to children being born with...
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25/10/2018 - 10:21
A peptide (a chain that can form proteins) found in Brazilian researches is being applied in international studies seeking the cure for a disease affecting the Tasmanian devil, a marsupial mammal living on the Australian island and facing extinction. The biggest threat to the animal — known...
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25/10/2018 - 10:19
The use of particle accelerators is not restricted to fundamental research study in high-energy physics. Large-sized or even gargantuan equipment, such as the Large Hadron Collider (LHC), are employed for that purpose. However, there are also relatively small accelerators used in medicine (...
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